The Queen’s Christmas message was the most-watched programme on Christmas Day.
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Ex-Doctor Who star Peter Davison says older people do not want to be “locked away” amid the pandemic, and their lives are being “stolen”.
Saturday would have seen the curtain go up on the glittering, magical, laughter-filled and completely subversive piece of theatre that is His Majesty’s panto.
Jenny Agutter has said it “won’t be quite a normal occasion” when she returns to the Call The Midwife set to film the Christmas special – but promised fans a “wonderful story”.
Filming has commenced on the Christmas special of Call The Midwife’s tenth anniversary series, it has been announced.
EastEnders is set to resume filming by the end of June, a BBC boss has said.
Alumni of Aberdeen University who have gone on to do great things since graduating are to be recognised in a new project.
Call The Midwife star Helen George said she is “petrified” by the coronavirus and warned the entertainment industry is in danger of being ignored during the crisis.
Today marks the 525th anniversary of the north-east’s oldest educational institution.
Rising star Emerald Fennell said she is a “greedy goblin” and wants to balance acting and directing.
Quadrophenia star Phil Daniels is set to join the cast of Call The Midwife.
Television viewers will have a raft of new and returning entertainment programmes to keep them busy across the first weekend of the new year.
Call The Midwife will not have to end any time soon, its creator has said.
The eagerly anticipated return of Gavin And Stacey leads this year’s Christmas Day viewing, while Call The Midwife and EastEnders are also expected to be among the highlights.
The creator of hit TV drama Call The Midwife has hailed the remote island location for this year’s Christmas special as being “possibly the most beautiful place I’ve ever been”.
A new cast member is joining EastEnders as a member of the Panesar family, it has been announced.
Call The Midwife creator Heidi Thomas has said she did not do her best work until a “brush with death” changed her life and perspective.
Call The Midwife star Miriam Margolyes revealed the cast spent “most of our time freezing and soaked to the skin” while filming the show’s Christmas special in the Outer Hebrides.
Actress Helen George has spoken in defence of the Duchess of Sussex, who she said “women are tearing down” for being “different”.
Miriam Margolyes believes Labour backing the NHS is more important than anti-Semitism.
Call The Midwife star Laura Main will be making wishes come true when she plays the Fairy Godmother in Cinderella at His Majesty’s this Christmas.
Two Call The Midwife talents have been bestowed with honorary degrees.
Call The Midwife star Jenny Agutter has said she is embracing her wrinkles and feels “liberated” in her 60s.
Helen George, Miriam Margolyes and Jenny Agutter have reunited with their Call The Midwife co-stars to commence filming on the next series.
Helen George has praised Call The Midwife for creating strong, female roles and allowing her character to be “more than just the blonde”.
Charlotte Ritchie has said she felt like a ghost watching Call The Midwife after the death of her character.
Call The Midwife’s eighth series came to an end with a tear-jerking close to the illegal abortion storyline.
Medical drama Call The Midwife has been renewed for two more series, the BBC said.
The BBC has bowed to pressure to provide viewers with information about abortion after being criticised following a row sparked by an episode of Call The Midwife.
The BBC has refused to offer abortion advice because the issue is too “contentious” and treated it as a political matter, a health charity has claimed.